ALLIANCE - Margaret A. Beran, 83, of Alliance, passed away at 6:31 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Alliance Community Hospital.
She was born Sept. 4, 1929, in Alliance, Ohio, to Hugh Gordon and Irene (Irwin) Robertson.
An Alliance High School graduate, Mrs. Beran graduated from St. Luke Nursing School in Cleveland where she later was employed as a nurse.
Survivors include her daughters, Susan (Sean) Cashman of Columbus and Lynn Beran of Cincinnati; two sons, Dr. Robin F. (Marilyn) Beran of Columbus and Charles G. Beran of Alliance; a sister, Alma Robertson of Alliance; and grandchildren, Connor, Kera, Alexandra, Olivia, Andrew, Kegan and Kevin.
Mrs. Beran was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dr. Joseph J. Beran, whom she married Sept. 22, 1952, and who died May 22, 1987; and a brother.
Services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerome H. Colegrove officiating.
Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 1655 W. Market St., Akron, Ohio 44313.
Arrangements were handled by the Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home, 75 S. Union Ave., Alliance, Ohio 44601.
Friends may register online at www.ctcfuneral.com.